Our Community Calendar is a resource we offer to all qualified nonprofits. Community Calendar events are highlighted live, on-air throughout the day on KCPW. Featured events are chosen at random. You will also find all current Community Calendar events listed here at kcpw.org.

PLEASE NOTE: Our Community Calendar now also has a physical home. Following the criteria listed below, bring professional materials (no handwritten signs please) promoting your event to the KCPW studios at 210 East 400 South, Suite 10. We’ll happily hang them in our window for all Library Square traffic to see.

To submit an event to the Community Calendar, the event must meet the following criteria:

  • The event must take place in Utah.
  • The organization promoting the event  must be a qualified 501 (c) (3) charity or political subdivision.
  • The event cannot promote a religious organization or individual.

If your event meets these criteria, click “Post Your Event” below. Include your contact information in case we have any questions. Otherwise, your event may not get published.

KCPW would like to encourage you to make the most of your post by adding a featured image and links to your organization.  Utilize the provided field boxes (i.e. location, ticket information) to display information as accurately and quickly as possible.  Please do not submit duplicate postings for the same event.

Please submit requests at least 10-14 days before your event – event listings read  on-air are chosen at random, at least two weeks prior to the event.

If you are posting a class or workshop that requires registration, list just the first instance in the date and time, and include the details for subsequent classes in the description.

 

Mar
31
Tue
Mac OS X Support Essentials @ U of U - Continuing Education / ANNEX 2182
Mar 31 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Mac OS X Support Essentials @ U of U - Continuing Education / ANNEX 2182 | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

Using Apple Certified Curriculum, Mac OS X Support Essentials is a hands-on course that provides an in-depth exploration of troubleshooting on Mac OS X. This course is designed to explore the breadth of functionality of Mac OS X and the best methods for effectively supporting users of Mac OS X systems. The course is a combination of lectures and hands-on case study exercises that provide real- world experience. Apple Certified Support Professional status distinguishes you to colleagues, employers, and prospective clients as a skilled IT user and provides a competitive edge in today’s ever-changing job market. Continuing Education is an Apple Authorized Training Center. Non-resident Guarantee: If you register for this class and you are coming from out of town, we guarantee that this class will not be cancelled. Make your travel plans with confidence. Admitted U of U students may take this course for credit. Register for CS 2960-001 through Campus Information Services.

For more information call 801-581-6061 or visit https://continue.utah.edu/edtech/class/edtec_620_mac_os_x_support_essentials.

Apr
1
Wed
Wasatch Community Gardens- Volunteer Orientation @ RawBeans Coffee House & Drive-thru
Apr 1 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Wasatch Community Gardens- Volunteer Orientation @ RawBeans Coffee House & Drive-thru | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

Attend the Wasatch Community Gardens’ Volunteer Orientation and learn about our deep-rooted history in Salt Lake’s community. Learn how YOU can volunteer in our youth gardens while advancing your gardening knowledge, catch up with old friends while assisting at our special events, expand your professional resume by engaging in office work, donate your skills and talents to help out on special projects, or give back to your community while completing community service hours. To reserve your seat at this orientation, please email felecia@wasatchgardens.org

Apr
2
Thu
Beginning Organic Gardening @ Salt Lake City Library- Sweet Branch
Apr 2 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Beginning Organic Gardening @ Salt Lake City Library- Sweet Branch | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

Growing your own organic produce is a fun and inexpensive way to eat healthy this year. This is gardening 101 – a great place to start to make your foray into organic gardening as easy and successful as possible. Learn how to craft a plan, pick out the right plants for Salt Lake City, get your soil in shape, care for your plants, and manage any insects and diseases that arise using organic methods. This class is also a great way to connect with folks interested in growing and eating healthily, local, organic food.

Apr
4
Sat
Patchwork Printmaking @ Art Access
Apr 4 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Patchwork Printmaking @ Art Access | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

We will sculpt and build puppets using Styrofoam, plaster, wood and fabrics in this 4-week workshop. Come create your favorite character or imaginary creature. The sky’s the limit! When we’re done we will have a puppet show with everyone collaborating a class story. Taught by Lenka Konopasek.

A Plethora of Poetry: Celebrating National Poetry Month (Part 1 of 4) @ SLCC Community Writing Center
Apr 4 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
A Plethora of Poetry: Celebrating National Poetry Month (Part 1 of 4) @ SLCC Community Writing Center | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

A Plethora of Poetry: Celebrating National Poetry Month
April is National Poetry Month! Join the CWC in celebrating poetry in this four-part workshop series. We’ll explore various genres of poetry, learn to compose poems, and practice writing, revising and sharing your work. You can also submit to our annual poetry contest! 4-Part Workshop

Apr
6
Mon
Spring Break Painting for Kids with Joy Mcmanaman @ Kimball Art Center
Apr 6 all-day
Spring Break Painting for Kids with Joy Mcmanaman @ Kimball Art Center | Park City | Utah | United States

Spring Break Painting for Kids

Monday – Thursday

April 6, 7, 8, 9 (Park City Spring Break)

1:00 – 3:00 p.m.

With Joy McManaman

$140 (10% discount for members) $15 materials fee

Have you been searching for a painting class for your child that would actually help them gain confidence in art and come home with masterful paintings? This is an unusual class that will help children create paintings they never thought were possible by following Joy’s step-by-step demonstrations. Joy has strategically designed enchanting images of nature and animals to entice young artists to learn the fundamentals of painting without even realizing it.

FileMaker Pro Level 1 @ U of U - Continuing Education / ANNEX 2182
Apr 6 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
FileMaker Pro Level 1 @ U of U  - Continuing Education / ANNEX 2182  | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

Monday & Wednesday,

FileMaker Pro is the leading workgroup database software for quickly creating and sharing solutions adapted to your business needs. In this introductory class, use hands-on exercises to navigate databases, maintain existing databases, set up a new database, format fields, find records, import data, and create templates. You will also learn how to create layouts, add graphics, export data, and create reports. Familiarity with use of Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, etc.) and navigation in a Microsoft Windows environment is recommended.

For more information, call 801-581-6061 or visit https://continue.utah.edu/edtech/class/edtec_465_filemaker_pro_level_1.

Apr
7
Tue
Excel Level 1 @ U of U - Continuing Education / ANNEX 2182
Apr 7 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Excel Level 1 @ U of U - Continuing Education / ANNEX 2182	 | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

A hands-on, interactive class covering Microsoft Excel fundamentals. Explore the user interface and Ribbon, create formulas, and use functions. Other topics include spreadsheet formatting, printing, and working with large spreadsheets.

For more information, call 801-581-6061 or visit https://continue.utah.edu/edtech/class/edtec_412_excel_level_1.

Japanese for Travelers @ U of U - Continuing Education / ANNEX 2186
Apr 7 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Japanese for Travelers @ U of U - Continuing Education / ANNEX 2186 | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

Tuesdays,

Learning the basics of the language and customs of any foreign country is a great start to your vacation abroad. Essential Japanese words and phrases will be learned to make your travels to Japan more pleasurable. Class will cover common greetings, vocabulary and Kanji necessary to navigate, purchase a train ticket, and order sushi. We’ll also learn about the culture and customs of Japan.

To register or for more information, call 801-587-LIFE (5433) or visit lifelong.utah.edu.

Apr
8
Wed
Project Level 1 @ U of U - Continuing Education / ANNEX 2180
Apr 8 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Project Level 1 @ U of U - Continuing Education / ANNEX 2180	 | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

Learn your way around the industry standard in project management software. Through the use of exercises, you will learn the key tools needed to create and effectively use a project schedule in MS Project. Learn about project calendars and resource calendars, how to create tasks, define constraints and relationships, and how to assign resources and assess resource allocation. Familiarity with navigating in a Windows environment is required. Understanding of basic project planning and management concepts is recommended.

For more information, call 801-581-6061 or visit https://continue.utah.edu/edtech/class/edtec_421_project__level_1.

Apr
9
Thu
Excel Level 3 @ U of U - Continuing Education / ANNEX 2182
Apr 9 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Excel Level 3 @ U of U - Continuing Education / ANNEX 2182	 | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

Learn advanced Microsoft Excel features, including macros, revision tracking, data list outlines, and pivot tables. Work with Excel’s data analysis tools, such as trendlines and scenarios. Other topics include importing and exporting data and web queries. Completion of Excel Level 2 or instructor approval is required.

For more information, call 801-581-6061 or visit https://continue.utah.edu/edtech/class/edtec_414_excel_level_3.

101 Plants to Know @ Red Butte Garden
Apr 9 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
101 Plants to Know @ Red Butte Garden | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

Class meets second Thursday of each month.

Do you wander the aisles of the garden center and become overwhelmed by all of the choices? Before spending hundreds of dollars, would you like to know what that tree will look in ten years? This class is for you. Join us for this three season course as we look at 101 truly remarkable plants suited for the Wasatch Front garden. We will cover plants starting with spring bulbs and concluding with trees and shrubs with great fall color. Each class will focus on identification, cultural requirements, and how plants are best used in the garden. We will walk the Garden each class to take an up close and personal look at the plants as they are discussed. Perfect for novice gardeners and plant enthusiasts alike, the course is sure to widen your plant palette and introduce you to some truly amazing plants! Co-sponsored with Red Butte Garden.

To register or for more information, call 801-587-LIFE (5433) or visit lifelong.utah.edu.

Raw Foods @ Wasatch Presbyterian Church
Apr 9 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Raw Foods @ Wasatch Presbyterian Church | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

Thursdays,

Intrigued by the health, environmental, and spiritual benefits of a raw food diet? Find out how the ancient wisdom of raw foods can increase youthful vitality and energy as it makes us more conscious of our planet and our surroundings. We will start by exploring exactly what a raw food diet entails, then address common questions (i.e., is it seasonal or year-round; is it safe for children; are vitamin/mineral supplements encouraged, etc.). You’ll get tips on combining and seasoning raw foods so they are as tasty as they are good for you. In the final class, you’ll be treated to a delicious raw food meal and given ideas for a week’s menu. This class qualifies for the wellU requirements.

To register or for more information, call 801-587-LIFE (5433) or visit lifelong.utah.edu.

Apr
11
Sat
Wildlife Painting with Carel Brest Van Kempen @ Art Access
Apr 11 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Wildlife Painting with Carel Brest Van Kempen @ Art Access | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

Learn how to effectively depict animals and the textures of nature in an acrylic painting. The class will focus on composing dynamic and interesting animal paintings and techniques of painting realistic details. Over the single day workshop, students will complete a detailed 10” x 8” acrylic painting from a reference photograph or sketch. Students should come prepared with a reference image from which to work.

A Plethora of Poetry: Celebrating National Poetry Month (Part 2 of 4) @ SLCC Community Writing Center
Apr 11 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
A Plethora of Poetry: Celebrating National Poetry Month (Part 2 of 4) @ SLCC Community Writing Center | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

A Plethora of Poetry: Celebrating National Poetry Month (Part 2 of 4)
April is National Poetry Month! Join the CWC in celebrating poetry in this four-part workshop series. We’ll explore various genres of poetry, learn to compose poems, and practice writing, revising and sharing your work. You can also submit to our annual poetry contest!